Monday, April 13, 2009

(No) Drill, Baby, Drill

Thomas Friedman's latest column entitled "(No) Drill, Baby, Drill" explains how Costa Rica banned offshore drilling and is using the concept of "payment for environmental services" to ensure that economic development and environmentalism work together. Today Costa Rica gets more than 95 percent of its energy from these renewables.

Sounds like we could learn a thing or two from Costa Rica. Read the article.

1 comment:

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